How Hiring an Athlete help your Bottom Line
When I am screening candidates for a search, I like to start at the back of a resume. I am most interested in the person, not just what they have done. Of particular interest is athletic performance. Notable achievements in individual sports and participation on winning team often indicate transferable competencies - goal focused, perseverance, team work. These qualities can be a good predictor of future success. My daughter Andrea got her first job after graduation because of her international prowess in rowing.